09.01.2018: The life sciences cluster in the Basel region – in a nutshell with brand new facts & figures

Why is the life sciences cluster in Basel so unique, globally? Can this statement be quantitatively proven? At the end, only numbers and facts speak a clear language in times of fake news.

This booklet is a first of its kind for the Basel region. It captures the diversity and strength of the life sciences cluster in Basel perfectly.

The Basel region life sciences 2017 - Going from Strength to Strength


12.07.2017: Save-the-Date: Swiss Innovation Forum 2017

On 16 November 2017, Switzerland's leading innovation conference will take place for the twelfth time at the Congress Center in Basel. The Swiss Innovation Forum is a national platform for promoting creativity, design and innovation. To dream, to imagine, to be lost in thought and forget the everyday world: this year's event is being held under the claim of "DREAM" and will show how innovative business ideas can originate from visions and dreams.



01.06.2017: Why is Switzerland so innovative? Well balanced article by

According to Red Herring, since 2008, Switzerland has ranked first on the Global Innovation Index eight of nine times. It also has the highest number of European patents per capita. What are the underlying reasons? Can it become a Startup Hub too?



31.05.2017: Take up the challenge and apply for the Swiss Technology Award 2017

The Swiss Technology Award highlights outstanding technology-based innovations and developments in the three categories inventors, start-ups and innovation leaders. The deadline for registration is August 25th 2017.


02.05.2017: „Zürich meets Basel“ June 15th 2017, 4pm – 6pm, Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel

Do you want to learn more about the basics of one of the major new technologies like blockchain? What are the applications in the finance industry for blockchain technologies? Industry experts will discuss these and other questions at this year’s „Zurich meets Basel“ event.